Photos

Photographer's Note

This photo is taken in Kalvarijų gatvę (Calvary Steet) in Vilnius, Lithuania. Vilnius trolley buses are part of the the city's public transport system. A trolleybus system was established in the mid 1950s. In those days there were about 25 buses. Today there are over 300 trolley buses in the city. The trolley buses are operated by UAB Vilniaus Viešasis Transportas (VVT).The trolley buses are serving in 21 different lines.

The fleet consists of buses from several bus manufacturers. Between 1996-1995 new Czech Škoda buses were purchased. The bus in this photo is a Škoda. In 2004-2006, a number of new Polish trolleybuses Solaris 15AC were bought. In 2012, new Lithuanian Amber trollebuses were purchased.

saxo042, danos has marked this note useful

Photo Information
  • Copyright: ulf eriksson (UlfE) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2526 W: 85 N: 3707] (14641)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-10-11
  • Categories: Transportation
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/100 seconds
  • More Photo Info: view
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-02-24 10:47
Viewed: 714
Points: 16
Discussions
  • None
Additional Photos by ulf eriksson (UlfE) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2526 W: 85 N: 3707] (14641)
View More Pictures
explore TREKEARTH